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The Rustic Lounge at Cedar Glen Lodge - CLOSED

6589 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148-0188
+1 530-546-4281
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (33 reviews)
“duck” (21 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6589 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148-0188
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1 - 10 of 276 reviews

Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have been here over 10 times, the food is always amazing, such clean flavors with amazing quality food.

Thank AusJillinTahoe
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Delicious gourmet meal. I abhor people who take pictures of their food, but I was sorely tempted when I saw our entrees so attractively presented.

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Great food and service. The food is delicious with a variety of items to choose from. I highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank marypatterson324
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Although sometimes hard to get a reservation (a MUST) as they are small, we have never been disappointed here. The service is wonderful, they are very careful with food restrictions and allergies, and all the waitstaff are courteous and friendly. But it is all about...More

2  Thank DJMcDonald
Reviewed 27 September 2016

One of the best restaurants I've been to in Tahoe! I would recommend making a reservation, there are a limited number of tables. The ambiance was great, very cozy and the food was unforgettable! We will be back!

2  Thank Jesha90
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

There are three tables at the window in the bar. From those tables, there is a view of the lake(not the best view, but still....) and you can eat dinner there. Very relaxing. I had the beet and endive salad, followed by the duck. Both...More

1  Thank San M
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We were a little early for our 7:30 reservation but were seated immediately. Our waiter, Drew, was appropriately attentive - his service was excellent. Martha, the owner, made us fell at home. The menu is small but nicely varied: main course dishes included filet, chicken,...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

If you are staying in North Tahoe the Rustic Lounge at Cedar Glen Lodge is worth the indulgence for dinner. This intimate little gem has a small lake view and a charming staff. The tomato bisque with a slice of grilled cheese was a lovely...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 18 September 2016

After moving away from Portland, Or. I thought I'd never find a decent bite to eat again. Just the smells coming from the restaurant was enough to tempt me to make a reservation. I was NOT disappointed. The tasty morsels that came from the very...More

Thank alyssameesa
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed in the hotel but also made a reservation here for my boyfriend's birthday. Not only was the food amazing, the service was excellent. We ordered filet minon and scallops. The bread with the honey butter was delicious. We even requested another order. Our...More

1  Thank guamgirl04
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$22 - US$38
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6589 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe Vista, CA 96148-0188
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Tahoe Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 530-546-4281
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Cedar Glen Lodge
The Rustic Lounge, is an Award Winning restaurant and wine bar that offers a unique dining experience for the guests of Cedar Glen Lodge while providing the local community a casual fine dining experience. The menu features seasonal offerings ranging from classically-inspired entrees to festive fusions. An adjacent wine bar and cozy fireplace will entice the outdoor enthusiasts as well as those simply looking for a relaxing environment to unwind and reflect on the day. Both the restaurant and bar offer stunning views of beautiful Lake Tahoe.
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